Archéologie en danger : Utiliser la télédétection pour protéger le patrimoine culturel
Durham University
  • Start Date: 25 Apr, 2022
  • 6 weeks
  • Study Content: Videos

Découvrez comment utiliser l'imagerie satellitaire pour évaluer les sites archéologiques au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord.

Course Fee: Free
Certificate Cost: See Fees and Eligibility

Course Description

This course is made available through the eLearnAfrica and FutureLearn partnership.

Découvrez les techniques d’identification et de surveillance

Le projet Endangered Archaeology in the Middle East and North Africa (EAMENA) a développé une méthodologie pour documenter les sites et les paysages du patrimoine, en utilisant la télédétection comme technique clé.

Tout au long de ce cours, vous apprendrez les bases de la télédétection par satellite et comment l’utiliser pour surveiller les menaces qui pèsent sur les sites du patrimoine.

Découvrez comment évaluer l’état des sites archéologiques grâce à Google Earth

Vous commencerez par apprendre à interpréter les images satellite avant de suivre un guide étape par étape sur comment utiliser Google Earth Pro pour trouver, enregistrer et surveiller les sites archéologiques, et puis vous étudierez l’évaluation des dégradations et des menaces qui pèsent sur les sites du patrimoine.

Explorez la cartographie de base comme outil de communication de l’information

Pour compléter votre boîte à outils de télédétection, ce cours vous fera découvrir l’archéologie des paysages argileux et rocailleux. À l’aide d’exemples, vous apprendrez quelles informations vous pouvez obtenir en observant ces paysages.

Enfin, vous étudierez la communication des informations par le biais d’une carte de base et les techniques que vous pouvez utiliser pour créer des cartes.

Apprenez auprès d’experts en archéologie et en télédétection dans le cadre du projet EAMENA

Les membres de l’équipe du projet EAMENA sont à la pointe de la télédétection pour l’archéologie depuis 2015. Ils utilisent l’imagerie satellite pour trouver de nouveaux sites et surveiller la destruction des sites.

Ayant formé des archéologues locaux et des professionnels du patrimoine, l’équipe est bien placée pour vous guider dans l’utilisation de l’imagerie satellitaire en archéologie.

This course is designed for anyone interested in archaeology and using remote sensing.

It will be particularly useful for heritage professionals working in countries in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries.

Certificate cost may vary. You will be redirected to the host page for cost and payment options.

Durham University

Durham University is a collegiate university with long traditions and modern values. It is proud to be an international scholarly community which reflects the ambitions of cultures from around the world.

Durham seeks the highest distinction in research and scholarship, and is committed to excellence in all aspects of education and transmission of knowledge. Its research capability ranks among the best in the United Kingdom. In the recent UK-wide assessment of the quality of research in universities, 33% of the university’s research was rated as world-leading and a further 50% rated internationally excellent.

Research and teaching takes place in 25 academic departments and schools across the three faculties: Arts and Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences and Health. Research shapes and inspires the disciplinary structure of the departments and directly informs teaching of both undergraduates and postgraduates.

Durham University is home to over 17,000 students from over 130 countries creating a truly diverse student community. All students are members of one of the 16 residential colleges.

These are vibrant, supportive and scholarly communities which provide students with opportunities for gaining new experiences and developing skills which will help them to achieve more in the future.

The University is based over two sites: historic Durham City, with the medieval UNESCO World Heritage Site at its heart, and Queen’s Campus, Stockton, a purpose-built campus set on the River Tees.

Durham University offers a unique blend of heritage and new thinking; of personal development and public benefit; and of an intimate scholarly community with global impact.



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